LINGUIST List 21.733

Thu Feb 11 2010

Jobs: English; Arabic; Translation: Asst Prof, American U of Sharjah

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        1.    William Heidcamp, English; Arabic; Translation: Assistant Professor and Above, American University of Sharjah, United Arab Emirates

Message 1: English; Arabic; Translation: Assistant Professor and Above, American University of Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
Date: 10-Feb-2010
From: William Heidcamp <wheidcampaus.edu>
Subject: English; Arabic; Translation: Assistant Professor and Above, American University of Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
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University or Organization: American University of Sharjah Department: College of Arts and Sciences Job Location: Sharjah, United Arab Emirates Web Address: http://www.aus.edu
Job Rank: Assistant Professor and Above

Specialty Areas: Translation

Required Language(s): Arabic, Standard (arb)
                            English (eng)
Description:

Position in Translation Studies: The Department of Arabic and TranslationStudies in the American University of Sharjah invites applications for afaculty positions in Translation Studies at the rank of Assistant Professorand above beginning in the fall, 2010. The successful candidate will have aPhD in Translation Studies (the department is particularly interested inapplicants with expertise in cultural and/or sociological aspects oftranslation, media translation, or translation technology), a native ornear-native proficiency in both Arabic and English. The language ofinstruction at AUS is English. Strong scholarly record/potential andrelevant teaching experience are expected.

Applicants should have experience in and/or familiarity with the NorthAmerican higher educational system, and experience in dealing with culturaland educational needs of a linguistically and culturally diverse studentpopulation. The ability to contribute to other courses offered by theDepartment will be a distinct advantage.

Interested applicants should send a letter of application, curriculumvitae, a statement of research, a statement of teaching philosophy, and alist of referees to be sent to: Dr William Heidcamp, Dean, College of Arts& Sciences, e-mail: cashraus.edu

Application Deadline: 31-Mar-2010 Email Address for Applications: cashraus.edu Contact Information:
Dean William Heidcamp Email: wheidcampaus.edu Phone: 97165152402

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